Recent News

May, 2017 – R&A is issued a P.O. by Bullard Company for the review of structural calculations and drawings at a rail loading platform.

April, 2017 – Arc Terminal, Inc. gives the go ahead to Ridge & Associates, Inc. to begin the engineering design at a proposed asphalt rail unloading/tank storage/truck loading facility expansion at Arc’s Joliet, IL Terminal.

March, 2017 – R&A Inc. is issued a work order by Arc Terminals to recommend improvements to the dike containment at Arc’s Altoona, PA Terminal.

November, 2016—Sterling Services, Inc. requests that Ridge & Associates, Inc. prepare construction drawings for a new truck loading slab and equipment slab at Sterling’s Hamtramck, MI terminal.

November, 2016—Ridge & Associates, Inc. is issued a Work Order by CountryMark Refining, LLC to finalize the design of a new oil/water separator at their Jolietville, IN terminal.

November 1, 2016—Ridge & Associates, Inc. celebrates the 40th Anniversary of the company’s founding in 1976.

October, 2016—CountryMark Refining, LLC issues a Work Order to Ridge & Associates, Inc. for consulting assistance on modifications to a sour water tank in their refinery in Mt. Vernon, IN.

August, 2016—Ridge & Associates, Inc. is asked by a client to prepare documentation for the safety and spill protection features of a potential terminal acquisition. 

August, 2016—Ridge & Associates, Inc. is awarded a Work Order by Sunoco Logistics for a preliminary layout and estimate for an expansion of an existing tank farm at the Sunoco Logistics Terminal in Nederland, TX. 

July, 2016—Countrymark Cooperative issues a PO to Ridge & Associates, Inc. for engineering services required to study the replacement of existing oil/water separator systems in (2) Countrymark terminals in Indiana. 

June, 2016—Ridge & Associates, Inc. is issued a change order to an existing contract to design new pipe supports in an existing piping manifold in the Plains All-American Pipeline Terminal in Cushing, OK. 

March, 2016—Sunoco Logistics hires Ridge & Associates, Inc. to design a new piping manifold at their Lima, OH Terminal.

December, 2015—Ridge & Associates, Inc. is requested by BP North America to perform a pump hydraulic study for a potential project at a BP terminal in Georgia. 

November, 2015—Magellan Midstream Partners issues a P.O. to Ridge & Associates, Inc. for preliminary engineering design of a potential new terminal at a proprietary site in Texas.

November, 2015—Deeprock Energy Resources, LLC requests that Ridge & Associates, Inc. provide design assistance for a small pipeline project in Colorado.

November, 2015—Magellan Midstream Partners issues a P.O. to Ridge & Associates, Inc. for preliminary engineering design of a potential new terminal at a proprietary site in Texas. 

October, 2015—Holly Energy Partners engages Ridge & Associates, Inc. to design a pipeline connection to another facility in Salt Lake City, UT.

October, 2015—Ridge & Associates, Inc. is requested to begin preliminary conceptual layout for a potential crude oil terminal by Deeprock Energy Resources, LLC.

July, 2015—Ridge & Associates, Inc. is requested by Plains All American Pipeline to provide mechanical and electrical engineering services for a pipeline connection project in Patoka, IL.

July, 2015—Linn Energy engages Ridge & Associates, Inc. for additional, on-going design engineering work at Linn’s Jayhawk Gas Plant in Kansas.


Engineering in The Book, a book written by Larry Hoover, Ridge & Associates President, is released by Fairway Press, Lima, Ohio. The book examines the nearly 200 references in the Bible to engineering topics such as design, build, construct, and measure, as well as references to various engineering works. For information, contact Larry Hoover P.E.


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